Lindsey Woodward of Sunland was taken off life support Thursday at Providence Holy Cross Medical Center in Mission Hills, said Officer Sara Faden, a Los Angeles Police Department spokeswoman.
The crash on Oro Vista Avenue was reported at 9:14 p.m. Tuesday, a Los Angeles Fire Department spokesman said.
Lindsey and 18-year-old Haily Kinikin, also of Sun Valley, were in Haily’s Ford Edge in the parking lot of Sunland Neighborhood Church after a youth group event when Lindsey backed the vehicle through a chain-link fence and into a roughly 10-foot-deep channel, police said.
Both got out of the vehicle before rescuers arrived, but police said Lindsey had suffered critical head and chest injuries. Haily’s injuries were minor.
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